Therapist Profile

Name:
Kathleen M. Ritter, PhD
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Location:
2212 F Street Bakersfield, CA 93301-3828
Phone:
(661) 327-7010
Website:
License Number
LMFT8771
Practicing Since:
1976
Additional Licenses:
MFT LPCC

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I generally conduct a brief telephone interview with prospective clients to make certain that both of us feel we can work well together. The most common clients I see are adults who are trying to navigate the numerous challenges of adult life.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Afternoons before 5 and all day Thursday.
Services
Individual, Couple, and Family Adult Transitions Sexuality and Sexual Orientation Depression Spirituality
Insurance
Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Blue Shield of CA, Magellan, United Behavioral Health
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
Ph.D., Counseling, University New Mexico

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Anxiety
Communication Skills
Couples
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Families
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Relationships
Religious/Spiritual Orientation
Sexual Dysfunction
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Developmental/Depth
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Humanistic/Existential
Object Relations
Psychodynamic
Self Psychology
Systems
Transpersonal Psychology
Certifications
National Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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